Above, Neil Little, along with Vicky and Vince Stagno of Scissors Touch Hair Design, welcomed Peel Regional Police Chief Jennifer Evans as a customer. SUBMITTED

Cuts above the rest

The recent seventh annual Cuts for Gilda's Club Simcoe Muskoka raised about $10,000 for the cause.

Avery Poulin, of St Onge Recreation in Barrie, enjoys a refreshing spin on a jet ski, Tuesday, while performing a test and tune session for a client on Kempenfelt Bay. Poulin gave the machine a clean bill of health. Cooler temperatures are in the forecast for Wednesday with a high of 22 C and 23 C on Thursday with sunny skies. MARK WANZEL PHOTO

Making waves

Avery Poulin, of St Onge Recreation in Barrie, enjoys a refreshing spin on a jet ski, Tuesday, while performing a test and tune session for a client o

Bill (left) and Aaron Gallant at the parade of Elvis tribute artists though Collingwood as part of the Collingwood Elvis Festival, Saturday, July 27, 2013. Morgan Ian Adams/Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin

Elvis returns to Collingwood

COLLINGWOOD — Between 10,000 and 15,000 people expected to descend on the community for five days of shakin’, rattlin’, and rollin’.

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Angels face Brewers

The Barrie Angels will host the second-place Bolton Brewers in a doubleheader in North Dufferin Baseball League senior division action, Wednesday.

Barrie bowler Robert Johnson will compete in his first professional event in the fall when he travels to Las Vegas for the World Series of Bowling. By qualifying for the Professional Bowlers Association (PBA) Tour, Johnson says it’s an opportunity to show his 19-year-old autistic son that no matter what challenges you face in life, anything is possible. SUBMITTED

Striking out on tour

For Robert Johnson, qualifying for the Professional Bowlers Association (PBA) Tour earlier this month is more than just a dream come true.

The Barrie Knights of Columbus will be holding their 11th annual Blueberry Pancake Festival on Saturday and Sunday at Barrie Hill Farms, just west of Barrie. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Simcoe-Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre. The event runs both days from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cost is $7 per adult and $5 for children 10 and under. Barrie Hill Farms is located at 2935 Barrie Hill Rd. Ready to serve up some pancakes are members George Watson, left, and Jim Regier. MARK WANZEL PHOTO

Bring on the blueberries

The Barrie Knights of Columbus will be holding their 11th annual Blueberry Pancake Festival on Saturday and Sunday at

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